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Facts

  • Around 3 million women in the UK alone are experiencing vaginal dryness.
  • More than 50% of post-menopausal women aged between 51 and 60 suffer from vaginal dryness.
  • Around 17% of women younger than 50 experience the symptoms of vaginal dryness.
  • A quarter of menopausal women experience dryness during sex, while 16% feel pain.
  • Only 25% of women seek medical help for vaginal dryness.

Symptoms

  • Dryness of the vagina, especially during intercourse, while walking or exercising
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Pain or discomfort during sex
  • Increased risk of vaginal infections
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Read Sara’s story about vaginal dryness.

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